| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:10 PM
The Orioles realize that their chase of the New York Yankees for the American League East title has little room for error, especially as their regular season whittles down to just eight games.
Their opportunities to overcome the Yankees — who...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:03 PM
A night after being shut out for the first time in 49 games, the Orioles have brought their bats in their series finale against the Blue Jays.
The Orioles have hit six homers tonight after seven innings, including three in the five-run fifth, to build up...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:25 AM
When Gordon Huggins reported to Oriole Park on Sept. 30, he knew it might be his final time in the stadium. His fellow ushers knew it, too.
After 50 years as an Orioles usher, Huggins decided to retire at the end of this season. His 50-year recognition...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:00 PM
Here are some quotes from Friday's Game 5 of the American League Division Series, a 3-1 loss to the New York Yankees that ended the Orioles season.
Buck Showalter on his feelings about the season ending: "It's always real tough to talk to them after...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Most of the Orioles had already cleaned out their lockers at Camden Yards by Saturday afternoon, when just a few stragglers were tossing their possessions into cardboard boxes to mark the symbolic end to baseball in Baltimore this season.
| Oct 18, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Orioles third base coach DeMarlo Hale is interviewing for the Boston Red Sox managerial job today. Hale, 51, has nine years of managerial experience, but none in the majors. And that might hurt his chances, especially considering the favorite is John...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:30 AM
If you would have asked me in May if there were any chance of Mark Reynolds returning to the Orioles in 2013, it would have been a short conversation.
“Nope,” would have been the answer.
Honestly, as late as July, there was a sense that...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 3:00 AM
"The Orioles will finish fifth in the American League East. Only because they can't finish sixth."
— Grant Brisbee, baseball blogger, writing in SB Nation on April 5, 2012
Midafternoon on Thursday, Sept. 6, I got off the No. 11 bus near Light...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
We’ve had a lot of questions since the season ended on who will be back next year with the Orioles.
We don’t have a crystal ball. But I can at least give you a sense – contractually, anyway – where guys are. I may be leaving a few...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Orioles have scouted Shohei Otani, the Japanese high-school right-hander who was drafted by the Nippon-Ham Fighters of Japan’s professional baseball league this week. Otani made it known he’d like to play in the United States, and teams...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:47 AM
Now that the San Francisco Giants have sealed their second World Series title in three years – officially ending the 2012 baseball season – the focus shifts to next season.
And over the next week, we will begin seeing the Orioles’...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:22 PM
First baseman Mark Reynolds, an integral part of the Orioles' best season in 15 years, said he wasn't surprised that the team declined its $11 million option on him for 2013, but he made it clear that he still wants to remain in Baltimore.